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April 29, 2018
Kelsey Poshusta of Adams, Minn., holds the muskie she caught on Mille Lacs Lake on July 2, 2017. Her father, Derek Poshusta, measured Kelsey’s muskie as 57.25 inches long and 26.75 inches in girth and estimated its weight between 52 and 55 pounds before they released it.  It was the first muskie Kelsey has caught. Submitted photo
Commentary: The Great Minnesota Muskie War gets ugly
April 29, 2018 - 6:45am
April 17, 2018
Tom Cherveny / Tribune

Dave Swenson of rural Montevideo is among the more than 100 veterans gathered Monday at the American Legion in Montevideo to let staff members of U.S. Sen. Tina Smith know of their support for a skilled nursing home for veterans in Montevideo. Organizers are expecting an announcement Wednesday that the proposal will be in the Minnesota House bonding bill.
Monte expects bonding bill to include vet home
April 17, 2018 - 5:33am
March 9, 2018
Renville County seeks to appoint recorder
March 9, 2018 - 6:50am
January 17, 2018
Tribune file photo

The front gate of the Prairie Correctional Facility in Appleton is shown in this undated file photo. A newly released architectural assessment provides costs for the state to purchase, upgrade and staff the facility, or to lease it. The privately owned prison has not held inmates since February 2010.
$196.5 million over 15 years: State gets price tag for buying, upgrading Appleton prison
January 17, 2018 - 6:35pm
April 8, 2017
Minnesota Highway 23 north of Willmar is shown in this file photo. There are still gaps in the four-lane from Willmar to Interstate 94, and proposals this year to not address them. (Tribune file photo by Ron Adams)
Southwest MN transportation group says proposals fall short
April 8, 2017 - 6:05am
January 20, 2017
State Representative Chris Swedzinski, R-District 16A, makes a point Friday during a town hall meeting co-hosted with State Senator Gary Dahms, R-District 16, in Granite Falls.
District 16 legislators hopeful for bonding, transportation
January 20, 2017 - 10:17pm
October 3, 2016
State House candidate arrested in domestic assault case, records say
October 3, 2016 - 11:55pm
March 1, 2016
Expect a lot of talk but little action on MNsure in upcoming session
March 1, 2016 - 8:11pm
April 2, 2014
State Rep. Carly Melin of Hibbing tells a House committee Wednesday about her bill to help women achieve equal pay with men. Minnesota House of Representatives photo
Bill to close gender pay gap advances in state Legislature
April 2, 2014 - 11:26pm
February 21, 2013
Hundreds of Minnesotans lined up the morning of Thursday for a Minnesota Senate hearing about a variety of gun-related bills. Before the hearing started, Republican sponsors of three of the bills pulled them from consideration in the Democrat-controlled Senate. Senators planned two Thursday hearings and one this afternoon. Forum News Service photo by Danielle Killey
Mental health concerns considered at gun debate
February 21, 2013 - 11:07pm